Best Places to do Yoga in Los Angeles
Are you looking for a great place to yoga in Los Angeles? We’re here to help. If you’re looking to begin a yoga practice, return to a yoga practice, or further your yoga practice you’ll find a studio or a special yoga event on our list that meets your needs. We have yoga on the beach, yoga in the park, hot yoga, and the best yoga studios in Los Angeles!
Lunch À La Park Yoga reTREAT
200 N Grand Ave, Los Angeles, CA 90012
Every Wednesday and Friday from 12:15 pm – 1:00 pm, there’s something new to look forward to at lunchtime in Downtown: Grand Park’s popular yoga sessions are now year-round! Led by L.A.’s best yogis in Grand Park, participants have the opportunity to relax, rejuvenate and re-energize. Lunch À La Park Yoga reTREAT will take place on the park’s Performance Lawn, just north of Hill Street.
1242 Hermosa Ave., Hermosa Beach, CA 90254 and
Two California Plaza
350 S. Grand Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90071
SoHo Yoga offers two locations – one in Downtown Los Angeles and one in Hermosa Beach. SoHo Yoga is “founded on the principles of physical, mental, and spiritual self discovery.” A variety of classes are offered at both locations, both heated and non-heated classes, with classes lasting 45, 60, and 75 minutes. Classes are available for all levels.
2001 S. Barrington Ave., Santa Monica, CA 90025
Yogaraj believes that yoga “lifts your spirit, opens your heart, sharpens your mind, nourishes your body, and provides a much needed training ground for the everyday trials of being human.” They offer a variety of classes as well as a new student trail offer of 10 days unlimited yoga for $20. Sign-up online. Check the website for parking information.
Black Dog Yoga
4454 Van Nuys Blvd., Sherman Oaks, CA 91403
If you live in the Sherman Oaks area and are looking for a yoga studio, then look no further than Black Dog Yoga. At Black Dog Yoga, you’ll find an “eclectic mix of yoga styles suitable for all levels from beginners to advanced.” They offer more than 70 classes each week, and vary from 55-90 minutes in length including Yoga for Vets (and Active Duty), Candlelight Flow, Body Sculpt, Gentle Yoga/Healthy Backs, Intermediate Hatha, and more. Check the website for details about their new student special.
901 N. Pacific Coast Hwy, Unit 100, Redondo Beach, CA 90277
At Harmony Yoga, visitors “can expect uniformly well rounded, creative, quality classes instructed in a nurturing, non-completive, and safe environment.” It has been a South Bay favorite since opening in 1999. They strive to help visitors find and maintain the three “h’s” – Health, Happiness, and Harmony. In addition to a number of adult classes, Harmony Yoga also offers kids classes. Keep in mind they do not have showers on site. But do offer discounted rates to students, seniors (60+), military, police, firefighters, and teachers.
Santa Monica Pier
200 Santa Monica Pier, Santa Monica, CA 90401
If you’r looking too get two workouts in one, check out ROGA on the Santa Monica Pier. ROGA is Running or Walking on the Santa Monica boardwalk followed by yoga on the pier. This Spring/Summer event is every Saturday from May to August. Check the website for the schedule, guest yoga instructors and DJs.
835 Lincoln Blvd., Venice, CA 90291 and
2110 Sunset Blvd. Suite O, Los Angeles, CA 90026
“Love Yoga is about participation and well being.” Their two studios offer classes combining “perspective shifting dialogue” and “atypical yoga moves mixed in with the classic postures.” Classes are designed for all levels and include Love Yoga, Yoga Nidra, and Restorative, among others.
731 S. Spring St. Suite 600, Los Angeles, CA 90014
Evoke Yoga is a popular yoga studio in Downtown Los Angeles. It was established in 2013 and describes itself as a “boutique yoga studio in the heart of Downtown L.A.” A variety of classes are offered so whether you’re looking for a restorative yoga session or a high intensity yoga session or something in between, you’ll find a class. Keep in mind, there is no official parking here. You can find metered parking spots on surrounding streets or park in a lot a few blocks away for a flat rate.
8608-A W. Sunset Blvd., West Hollywood, CA 90069
AuraYoga offers an “engaging, challenging and fulfilling yoga program that adds modern training techniques to a foundation steeped in the practice’s 5000-year-old tradition.” All levels of participants are invited to participate in these flow-based yoga classes. Complimentary parking is available.
Red Diamond Yoga
3500 Overland Ave. Suite 210, Los Angeles, CA 90034
At Red Diamond Yoga, “compassion is our priority. Your needs are unique and we want you to honor those needs on your mat.” As such, you’ll find a large selection of classes whether you’ve never practiced yoga before or are simply returning to a yoga practice. Additionally, a Kids Yoga class is also available. Red Diamond Yoga is housed in a 4,000-square foot facility and features 3 practice rooms.
6700 W. 83rd St., Los Angeles, CA 90045
LiveYoga Wellness “combines the physical and philosophical teachings of yoga to empower students on their journey of personal growth, physical recovery, and healing.” The studio opened back in 2010 and since then has become quite popular in the Westchester community. You’ll find students of all ages, levels, and abilities here. A variety of classes are offered including Kids Yoga (ages 5-8), Mixed Level Flow, and Therapeutic Yoga to name just a few.
5612 N. Figueroa St., Los Angeles, CA 90042
You’ll find Kinship Yoga in the Highland Park area of town. Repeat visitors speak highly of the friendliness of everyone there and the ease of parking. You’ll find a large variety of classes and workshops here including prenatal yoga, bilingual classes (in Spanish and English), community yoga sessions, hot yoga, and more.
1825 N. Western Ave., Los Angeles, CA
Siesta Yoga first opened in November 2011 and since then has sought to create a community of “happy and healthy yogis.” Most classes feature little or no music and focus on breath. A variety of classes are offered including Align and Connect, Candlelight Flow, Kundalini Yoga, Restorative Yoga, and Viyasa Flow to name a few. Check the website for information regarding their 2-week unlimited special for new students.
Urban Exhale Yoga
728 N. La Brea Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90038
You’ll find many five-star reviews for Urban Exhale. New visitors can take advantage of a new students 30-day package, giving you unlimited visits for 1 month.Regularly practicing at Urban Exhale “provides a space to connect to community while releasing stress from your body as you indulge your senses in a healthy environment.” Group classes are offered, though private sessions are also available.
Peace Yoga Gallery
903 S. Main St., Los Angeles, CA
You’ll find Peace Yoga Gallery, a 4,000-square-foot “oasis of peace and life” in Downtown L.A. Peace Yoga’s mission is “Live Yoga, Live Food, Live Art, Live Music, Live People.” In addition to yoga classes, you’ll find a raw food bar, an art gallery, live music in many classes, and more. Check the website for pricing information, and don’t let finances stop you from practicing yoga. Peace Yoga offers a special program involving selfless shrive, work trade – giving your time and energy in exchange for yoga.
11 W. State St., Pasadena, CA 91105
If you live in Pasadena, then you’ll want to check out Yoga House. Yoga House has been a popular spot in Pasadena since 1997, at a time when there was no full-time Yoga studio in the area. They offer a wide range of classes and styles including therapeutic yoga for those living with cancer to sweat-drenching Ashtanga, Yoga for Arthritis, Yoga for Kids, Pre-Natal Yoga, and much more.
Multiple Locations including
831 S. Hope Street, Los Angeles, CA 90017
CorePower Yoga has more than 200 studios across the country. Most of the classes are heated and go from beginner to advanced and incude a yoga with weights. For anyone new to CorePower, first timers can try it for free for a week (check the website for current specials).
One Down Dog
317-323 Glendale Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90026 and
2150 Colorado Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90041 and
4343 W. Sunset Blvd. Suite #208, Los Angeles, CA 90029
There are three locations of One Down Dog – in Echo Park, Eagle Rock, and Silverlake. This female-owned yoga studio features lots of music, moving, laughing, dancing in their “unique, upbeat, feel good yoga classes.” Classes are flow-based, set to music, and offered for all levels. Classes include a Baby and Me session (for newborns and babies up to 18 months old), Core, Kids Class (ages 4-7), Prenatal, Sculpt, and more. They offer a new students special which includes 30 days for $50.
The Green Yogi
3504 Highland Ave., Manhattan Beach, CA 90266
The Green Yogi in Manhattan Beach has received the distinction of being voted (five different times) “best yoga studio” by Southbay Magazine and Easy Reader. This “eco-chic power yoga studio” specializes in power vinyasa and prenatal yoga. All classes have music, are designed for all levels, and most are between 60-75 minutes in duration. Additionally, the studio strives to be environmentally conscious including paperless check-in and registration and all studio waste is 100% recyclable.
Yoga at the Raven
2910 Rowena Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90039
Yoga at the Raven is a “boutique studio in the heart of Silver Lake” offering classes that emphasize “breath, alignment and biomechanics.” A range of classes are offered including Basics, Core Awakening, Yoga Tune In and Tune Up, and Restorative Yoga to name a few. A new student special is also available.
Laughing Frog Yoga
12217 Santa Monica Blvd. #205, Los Angeles, CA 90025
You’re sure to have a good time at Laughing Frog Yoga. “Whether you’re here to stretch, sweat, or just unplug from your day – we’ve got a yoga class for you.” Yoga students of “all levels, all experiences, and all open minds” are welcome. A variety of yoga styles are taught here including yoga for beginners, yoga with live music, power yoga, restorative yoga, and goat yoga (the only yoga studio in L.A. that offers this specialty).
Multiple locations including
24305 Town Center Dr. #120, Valencia, CA 91355
The first YogaWorks studio opened in Santa Monica in 1987. Now, you’ll find 17 yoga studios in the Los Angeles area. YogaWorks strives to serve all – from beginners to advanced yogis to everyone in between. They offer a variety of yoga classes, all infused with “quality, integrity and a sense of humor.” Check the website for a new student offer.
Yoga Circle Downtown
San Fernando Building Lobby
400 S. Main St., Los Angeles, CA 90013
Yoga Circle Downtown has been welcoming yogis since 1999. All classes are “designed to be inclusive, challenging and accommodating for practitioners across mixed levels.” Yoga Circle Downtown is a donation-based studio offering a variety of classes including a beginners’ class Alignment and Breath, Mixed Level Flow, Moonlight Yoga, Yoga and Meditation, and more.
124 S. La Brea Ave., Los Angeles, CA
Liberation Yoga has been a popular spot on La Brea Avenue for 13 years. Yoga is practiced in both the indoor space as well as a garden studio. A variety of classes, for all students at all levels, are offered. Specialized classes include Family Yoga, Toddler Yoga, Pre/Post Natal, Gentle Restorative, and Parkinson’s Yoga Class to name a few. Be sure to check the website for details about trying your first class for free and enjoying a new student special.